Tag Archives: dark knight

To the makers of comic book films: STOP

I’d like it to be over, but thanks to Disney, it’s just beginning. Although they jumped the shark years ago, it appears there is no end in sight for the comic book film industry. To be fair, the industry was ...

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The envelope, please

The Academy Awards brought some surprising twists this year, though not all awards were unexpected. "Slumdog Millionaire" swept in the categories it was nominated, while "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button," nominated for 13 awards, won only three. "The Dark Knight," the most popular movie of last year, won two awards.

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‘Supporting’ actor defines ‘Dark Knight’

For me, watching the Academy Awards this year was a different experience than it was in previous years. The climax was the award for best supporting actor. And, of course, everyone waited to hear one name called as the envelope opened: Heath Ledger.

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One-finger salute

Thumbs up: The Bulldogs rocked the house in Hawaii when they beat the Rainbow Wahine 71-45 this past Friday. Too bad the winning streak didn’t translate over to the men’s basketball team with their second loss to San Jose on Saturday.

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‘Batman Forever’

Former Bulldog Clifton Smith is still making exciting plays and awing fans, but just not in Fresno anymore.

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Kanye West arrested, ‘The Dark Knight’ released and more

Hip-hop megastar Kanye West, 31, and a companion - described as his road manager (by the Los Angeles Times) or his bodyguard (Associated Press) - were arrested Thursday at L.A. International Airport after they reportedly had a confrontation with a photographer.

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